TITLE

john pilger

PUB. DATE
November 2005
SOURCE
New Statesman;11/28/2005, Vol. 134 Issue 4768, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author comments on the British Broadcasting Corporation's (BBC) coverage of the Iraq war. Since its founding in 1922, the BBC has served to protect British establishments during war and civil unrest. The omission of shocking events in Iraq, including the destruction of cities and the slaughter of innocent people, is routinely applied. The BBC and most of the political and media establishment invariably minimise the killing and maiming of countless men, women and children. The evidence is voluminous, but eyewitness reports from inside the city have not been shown on British television.
ACCESSION #
18997061

 

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